Paul Greengrass, director of The Bourne Supremacy (2004) and The Bourne Ultimatum(2007) was persuaded to rejoin Matt for the next chapter of the Universal franchise after both men sat out 2012's The Bourne Legacy
Paul Greengrass, who directed Bournes Supremacy and Ultimatum, will direct and co-write the script with Christopher Rouse. Julia Stiles will return as Bourne's foe-turned-friend, while both Tommy Lee Jones and Alicia Vikander have been cast in unknown roles
Director Paul Greengrass will also make a comeback to the action-spy franchise
The nominations for the 71st Golden Globe awards on Thursday (December 11, 2013) saw a tie between 12 Years a Slave and American Hustle with seven nods for each.